Local merchants will offer promotions in conjunction with the 2012 Ticonderoga Area Car Show. The 20th annual event, sponsored by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held Sunday, Aug. 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Bicentennial Park.
Local merchants will offer promotions in conjunction with the 2012 Ticonderoga Area Car Show.
The 20th annual event, sponsored by the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held Sunday, Aug. 5, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Bicentennial Park.
The car show is a judged show and a “SuperWheels Showdown” qualifier. There will be 27 classes with awards in each class.
During the car show there will be food, vendors, a 50/50 raffle, a car show raffle, music by Jerry’s Juke Box, the Kiwanis duck race, a piston toss and a muffler wrap.
On Saturday, Aug. 4, there will be a Community Cruise starting at the Best Western Plus Ticonderoga Inn & Suites as well as a Downtown Cruise In with business promotions and specials. There will be music by Jerry’s Juke Box.
Several Ticonderoga businesses have decided to participate by offering discounts Saturday, Aug. 4, and Sunday, Aug. 5, according to Matt Courtright, chamber executive director.
Being added to this year’s events for the car show the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce has organized promotions and specials to offer to visitors and community members,” Courtright said. “Car show promotion participants will be open until at least 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 4.”
Adirondack Furniture by George, Trendy Threads Consignment Boutique, the Wagon Wheel Restaurant, The Wind Chill Factory and the Burleigh Luncheonette will offer 10 percent discounts. Montcalm Liquor will give away a free nip-size bottle with every purchase. Mountain Time Furniture & Mattress will give 15 percent off purchases. Rathbun Jewelers will have sale items. The Hot Biscuit Diner will give away a free strawberry short cake with the purchase of an entrée. Two Brothers Meat Market will offer 10 percent off sub sales.
“You must mention car show or have the promotions flyer to present to each participating business,” Courtright said. “Flyers are available at the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, by visiting www.ticonderogany.com or the chamber’s Facebook page.”
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will also hold raffle as part of the car show. Tickets are available for a $10 donation.
The first prize is $3,000 and the second prize is $2,000. Only 1,000 tickets will be sold. The drawing will take place at the car show Aug. 5. People do not need to be present to win. Tickets are available at the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce office, some area businesses and from chamber volunteers.
For more information on the Ticonderoga Area Car Show visit www.ticonderogany.com or the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook page.
The Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce is a private not-for-profit organization that serves, markets and promotes the Ticonderoga area including Ticonderoga, Crown Point, Hague, Moriah and Putnam.
The TACC plans and hosts free community events, events that draw area visitors, assists area organizations with their events and projects, provides small business support and resources and business referrals, answers many community and visitor questions and requests via phone, email and mail, sends visitor area information upon request, keeps an online calendar of events, as well as an array of benefits for its members.
For more information on the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce go online at www.ticonderogany.com or “Like” on Facebook or follow TiconderogaADK on twitter.